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Respiratory Health Forum:                          


RHF 2017

Theme was: Co-Morbidities, Patient Engagement and Quality Improvement in Chronic Lung Disease

RHF 2016

Theme was: Chronic Respiratory Disease Across the Life Span

RHF 2015

Theme was: Partnering with Patients
and Professionals for Better Respiratory Care
Translating Evidence into Practice
to Deliver Quality Respiratory Care

RHF 2014

Theme was:
Technology in Primary Care:
Innovations to Enhance Education
and Management in Asthma and COPD
Health Quality Ontario Indicators
and Ontario’s New Health Links

RHF 2013 

Theme was:
Lung Health – Get Set…Go!
Tools and Indicators to Improve Outcomes

RHF 2012

Theme was:
How to start a Respiratory Health program
How to enhance your existing program

RHF 2011

Theme was:
Program Models


Useful Links:

Asthma and Allergies:

1. AllerGen Canada

2. Allergy Asthma & Immunology Society of Ontario

3. Asthma Society of Canada

4. Canadian Asthma Consensus Guidelines

5. Food Allergy Canada

6. Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)

7. Ontario Physical Health and Education Association (OPHEA)

8. The Ontario Asthma Surveillance Information System (OASIS)

9. Work-related Asthma

Air Quality:
1. Air Quality Health Index – Environment Canada
2. Your Healthy Home

1. Canadian COPD Consensus Guidelines
2. Find a COPD program in Canada
3. Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD)
4. Living Well With COPD

1. American Thoracic Society

2. RespTrec SpiroTrec course (Endorsed by the CTS, CLA, and the FPAGC)

Smoking Cessation:
1. CAMH STOP program
2. Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (OTRU)

Continuing Education:
1. Provider Education Program (PEP) for Health Care Professionals
2. CAMH TEACH program (Smoking cessation)
3. Canadian Network For Respiratory Care (CRE certification course)

Ontario Organizations:
1. Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO)
2. Association of Ontario Health Centres
3. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)
4. Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
9. Ontario Lung Association

Professional Organizations:

1. College of Family Physicians and Surgeons

2. Ontario Respiratory Care Society

3. Ontario Thoracic Society

4. Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO)

5. Respiratory Therapy Society of Ontario

6. Canadian Network For Respiratory Care (CRE certification course)